Tags » Forest Preserve » Page 2

Lions and Tigers and...Elk?

As I am sure most of you have gathered, virtually 100% of my travel adventures are far from home.  However, the past 6 months have been an almost non-stop travel craze.   161 more words

Travel

DuPage County May Start Killing Mosquitoes In Forest Preserves

WHEATON, Ill. (CBS) — A change in policy for dealing with mosquitoes in the DuPage County Forest Preserves could make recreation in the woods this year a little more comfortable. 231 more words

News

1.27.17


.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.

.
I prefer winter and fall, when you feel the bone structure of the landscape — the loneliness of it, the dead feeling of winter. 12 more words

Away

Frosty New Year's Morning

Happy New Year!  It was 20 degrees F. when we headed off for our walk this morning in the forest preserve.

Our walk took us by Cranberry Slough, which we often cannot see from the trail because of the summer foliage. 216 more words

Nature

Lake County Forest Preserves Recycling Donated Christmas Trees

CHICAGO (CBS) — If you’re ready to reclaim your living room and get rid of the Christmas tree, Lake County is already accepting them.

Instead of throwing your tree away, you can donate it to be recycled and used for mulch at one of eight Lake County forest preserves. 227 more words

News

Partnership plan still undecided for Niabi Zoo

COAL VALLEY, Illinois – A plan that changes how Niabi Zoo operates may have been shot down after a legal ruling. The zoo has been trying to find ways to be more successful by improving its operations and the way it raises money. 411 more words

News